The Breastfeeding Book

Everything You Need to Know About Nursing Your Child from Birth Through Weaning

Author: Martha Sears,William Sears

Publisher: Little, Brown

ISBN: 9780316047524

Category: Health & Fitness

Page: 288

View: 2841

A fully revised edition of the Dr. Sears guide to breastfeeding, a perennial favorite for parents for nearly two decades. From pediatric experts Martha Sears, R.N., and William Sears, M.D., a comprehensive, reassuring, authoritative information on: How to get started breastfeeding, with illustrated tips for latching on Increasing your milk supply Breastfeeding when working away from home Pumps and other technology associated with breastfeeding Making sure your nursing baby gets optimum nutrition, including the most recent information about the importance of omega-3 fatty acids and "milk-oriented microbiota" Nutrition and fitness for moms Nighttime breastfeeding Breastfeeding and fertility Toddler nursing and weaning Special circumstances And much more... Breastfeeding contributes to nurturing a smarter and healthier baby, and a healthier and more intuitive mommy. Isn't that what every child needs, and every parent wants?
Posted in Health & Fitness

You Can Go to the Potty

Author: William Sears,Martha Sears,Christie Watts Kelly

Publisher: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers

ISBN: 031605058X

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: N.A

View: 5377

You Can Go to the Potty clearly introduces the basic steps of toilet learning in a natural, non-pressured way. Written by the authors of the acclaimed Sears Parenting Library, it features reassuring text and lively, full-color illustrations.
Posted in Juvenile Nonfiction

What Baby Needs

Author: William Sears,Martha Sears,Christie Watts Kelly

Publisher: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers

ISBN: 0316050245

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: N.A

View: 8535

When a family brings a new baby home, there are many changes. Older siblings may find it hard to understand the needs of the new baby, as well as the demands placed on mom and dad. Based on the attachment-parenting theories of the foremost authorities on parenting and childcare, William Sears, M.D., and Martha Sears, R.N., this book clearly explains baby's needs. The text emphasizes how siblings can be helpers to both baby and parents, while forging their own relationships with "their baby," and outlines the positive aspects of being an older girl or boy. Here is a warm, insightful book that will help the whole family joyously and lovingly welcome the newest member into their lives.
Posted in Juvenile Nonfiction

The Healthy Pregnancy Book

Month by Month, Everything You Need to Know from America's Baby Experts

Author: Martha Sears,William Sears

Publisher: Little, Brown

ISBN: 0316250716

Category: Health & Fitness

Page: 464

View: 923

From "the man who remade motherhood" (Time) comes the definitive guide to having a healthy pregnancy--and a healthy baby. THE HEALTHY PREGNANCY BOOK guides expectant mothers and fathers through all stages of pregnancy from preconception through birth, focusing on how to enhance the health of mother and baby. In this uniquely authoritative and comprehensive month-by-month guide, the Searses address emotional and physical changes that take place during pregnancy, baby's brain development, healthy pregnancy habits, pregnancy superfoods, optimal weight gain, fitness, managing stress, sleep, choosing the right healthcare provider, birthing choices, the transition into parenthood, engaging personal stories, and more. Overflowing with the most up-to-date information, digestible and doable tips, and advice for every worry--and written in the Searses' trademark reassuring tone that makes their books long-term bestsellers--THE HEALTHY PREGNANCY BOOK is the must-have resource to fit the greater demands of today's savvy parents.
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Baby on the Way

Author: Martha Sears,William Sears,Christie Watts Kelly

Publisher: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers

ISBN: 0316049514

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: N.A

View: 1671

Part of a two-book debut of the Sears Children's Library picture books, this title provides helpful information for young children expecting a new brother and sister. Full color.
Posted in Juvenile Nonfiction

Contemporary Authors

A Bio-bibliographical Guide to Current Writers in Fiction, General Non-fiction, Poetry, Journalism, Drama, Motion Pictures, Television and Other Fields

Author: Gale Research Company

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9780787667153

Category: Authors, American

Page: N.A

View: 5847

Posted in Authors, American

Breastfeeding Sourcebook

Author: Jenni Lynn Colson

Publisher: Omnigraphics Incorporated

ISBN: 9780780803329

Category: Medical

Page: 388

View: 3527

Basic Consumer Health Information about the Benefits of Breastmilk, Preparing to Breastfeed, Breastfeeding as a Baby Grows, Nutrition, and More, Including Information on Special Situations and Concerns Such as Mastitis, Illness, Medications, Allergies, Multiple Births, Prematurity, Special Needs, and Adoption Along with a Glossary and Resources for Additional Help and Information.
Posted in Medical

The Baby File

All the Lists, Forms, and Practical Information You Need Before and After Baby's Arrival

Author: Amanda Dobbins

Publisher: Running PressBook Pub

ISBN: 9780762427352

Category: Family & Relationships

Page: 224

View: 2391

For the Big Tasks that Come with Little People
Posted in Family & Relationships

Gentle Baby Care

Author: Elizabeth Pantley

Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional

ISBN: 0071504664

Category: Family & Relationships

Page: 640

View: 2580

From the bestselling author of The No-Cry Sleep Solution--everything parents need to know during their baby's first year Gentle Baby Care provides immediate answers to the daily questions that arise when caring for a baby. Written by bestselling author and parenting expert Elizabeth Pantley, this valuable guide includes information and practical tips to allow readers to choose the gentle, loving solutions that best suit their parenting style and their baby. Gentle Baby Care provides more than 1,000 practical tips and solutions to the everyday issues that arise during a child's first year, including: Colic Teething Colds Sleep Diaper rash Independent play Traveling with baby Developmental milestones
Posted in Family & Relationships

The American Academy of Pediatrics New Mother's Guide to Breastfeeding

Author: American Academy Of Pediatrics,Joan Younger Meek, M.D.,Winnie Yu

Publisher: Bantam

ISBN: 0553908235

Category: Health & Fitness

Page: 272

View: 7771

The Breastfeeding Book Your Doctor Recommends Why is breastfeeding best for my baby? Will I like it? What if it hurts? What happens when my maternity leave is over? Will I be able to use a breast pump? How can I make this work? The American Academy of Pediatrics, the organization that represents the nation’s finest pediatricians, answers these questions and many more in this invaluable resource to help you and your baby get the healthiest possible start. The benefits of breastfeeding will last a lifetime, for both you and your baby. Here is everything new mothers need to know about breastfeeding. From preparing for the first feeding to adjusting to home, family, and work life as a nursing mother, this comprehensive resource covers: • Preparing for breastfeeding before your baby is born • Breastfeeding benefits for mothers and babies, including the most recent neurological, psychological, and immunological research showing why breastfeeding enhances your infant’s immune system and protects against many common illnesses • Establishing a nursing routine and what to do when you return to work • The father’s role and creating a postpartum support network • Handling special situations, from C-sections to premature births • Breastfeeding beyond infancy • Weaning your baby • Solutions to common breastfeeding challenges • And much more Mothers everywhere will find this book an indispensable guide to one of life’s most important decisions.
Posted in Health & Fitness

Breastfeeding the Newborn

Clinical Strategies for Nurses

Author: Marie Biancuzzo

Publisher: Mosby Incorporated

ISBN: 9780323017459

Category: Family & Relationships

Page: 545

View: 9487

This practical resource provides the scientific basis and the "how-to" techniques to help the mother establish a milk supply and to confirm that the newborn is breastfeeding successfully before discharge. Promoting breastfeeding at the personal, interpersonal, and system levels, this second edition delivers evidence-based care across the health-illness continuum. Brief overviews of pathophysiology are included to enable readers to quickly develop physical assessment skills, make practical recommendations to the mother, and verify that the recommendations achieved the desired results. Clinical case scenarios help the reader think through realistic situations to generate possible management strategies. Easy-to-read content supports breastfeeding promotion during pregnancy and offers practical tips for breastfeeding management during the first month of life. Actual clinical scenarios are included to stimulate critical thinking and breastfeeding management strategies. Interviewing techniques and physical assessment guidelines are provided to enhance breastfeeding initiation and continuation. Strategies to support breastfeeding for multiple or preterm births are offered. Research Highlights discuss key studies related to the clinical area. A new chapter on Strategies for Breastfeeding the Preterm Newborn presents important issues and concerns related to this critical time in the newborn's life. Expanded information on Disease Implications and Risks-Benefits of Pharmacologic and Herbal Therapies stresses the importance of understanding therapeutic care alternatives and their implications for successful breastfeeding.
Posted in Family & Relationships

Being Born in a Nation that is Dying

Childbirth and the Medical System in Postsocialist Russia

Author: Cynthia Gabriel

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: N.A

Category: Childbirth

Page: 652

View: 7871

Posted in Childbirth

The Premature Baby Book

Everything You Need to Know About Your Premature Baby from Birth to Age One

Author: William Sears,Robert Sears,James Sears,Martha Sears

Publisher: Little, Brown

ISBN: 0316052035

Category: Health & Fitness

Page: 256

View: 4580

This major new addition to the Sears Parenting Library is a comprehensive, authoritative, and reassuring guide for parents of premature babies. 20 line drawings & photos.
Posted in Health & Fitness

Great Expectations

The Essential Guide to Breastfeeding

Author: Marianne R. Neifert

Publisher: Sterling Publishing Company, Inc.

ISBN: 9781402758171

Category: Health & Fitness

Page: 312

View: 5607

Describes how to prepare for breastfeeding a newborn, from preparations before birth to breastfeeding with a busy schedule, proper storage, maintaining a healthy diet, and breastfeeding high-risk infants.
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Preconception: Improve Your Health and Enhance Fertility

A free prequel to Pregnancy, Childbirth, & the Newborn

Author: Penny Simkin,Janet Whalley,Ann Keppler,Janelle Durham,April Bolding

Publisher: Simon and Schuster

ISBN: 1451671245

Category: Health & Fitness

Page: 27

View: 5514

Pregnancy, Childbirth, and the Newborn is one of the bestselling and most comprehensive books about pregnancy, childbirth, and newborn care on the market. Now completely updated, expanded, and redesigned, this authoritative book is the “bible” for expectant parents and childbirth educators. Here is a free sample chapter for you! In this chapter, "Preconception: Improve Your Health and Enhance Fertility", you’ll learn about: • Emotional wellness • Health • Health care • Hazards • Enhancing fertility and the odds of conception • Concerns about infertility • Planning ahead: maternity care choices If you like this sample chapter, look for Pregnancy, Childbirth, and the Newborn. The Award-Winning Resource Recommended by Experts & Loved by Parents Parents love this book because it puts them in control by explaining a wide range of options, information, and questions to ask, so parents can find what works best for their health situation, personal goals, and priorities. Experts love this book because it’s based on the latest medical research and recommendations from leading health organizations. It’s practical—rooted in the real-life experiences of new families. The five authors bring a combined total of 150 years of experience working with expectant and new families as educators, nurses, counselors, doulas, physical therapists, and lactation consultants. They have attended hundreds of births, heard thousands of birth stories, and assisted innumerable new parents in adapting to their new lives. Not only that, the authors have a combined total of 12 children and 12 grandchildren. All of this experience allows them to write with compassion, understanding, and wisdom based on what really works in the real-world of parenting. The companion website offers even more details on select subjects, including lists of all the best resources on each topic and worksheets to guide parents’ decision-making process. The website also includes a bonus chapter on pre-conception, which provides ways to improve your health and fertility before pregnancy begins.
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City Baby

The Ultimate Guide for New York City Parents from Pregnancy to Preschool

Author: Kelly Ashton,Pamela Weinberg

Publisher: Universe Pub

ISBN: 9780789308320

Category: Travel

Page: 288

View: 9275

"Everyone should have a book like this." – Carol Jenkins, Fox News Learn how to take care of yourself (prenatal yoga classes, childbirth methods, birthing centers) and your baby (pediatricians, au pairs, mommy & me programs) with this indispensable guide to the best resources, shops, and programs New York City has to offer. Includes a City Baby Brooklyn Guide as well.
Posted in Travel

Chicago Baby

Author: Karen Hogan Sullivan

Publisher: Universe Pub

ISBN: 9780789310774

Category: Travel

Page: 215

View: 9179

Baby chic is hitting the Windy City this essential guide for expecting and new moms. Includes information on the best birthing places, childbirth educators, classes, and other resources. Line art throughout.
Posted in Travel

Mama Knows Breast

A Beginner's Guide to Breastfeeding

Author: Andi Silverman,Cindy Luu

Publisher: Quirk Books

ISBN: 9781594741654

Category: Health & Fitness

Page: 152

View: 5915

Breastfeeding may be natural, but it certainly isn't easy. Healthy for the baby? Definitely. A challenge for mom? Without a doubt. But help is on the way with Mama Knows Breast, a practical guide full of breastfeeding advice delivered with a light touch and without a strident, judgemental tone or scary clinical language.
Posted in Health & Fitness